An ad hoc technical expert group (AHTEG) on digital sequence information on genetic resources was established by decision XIII/16
of the Conference of the Parties of the Convention on Biological Diversity. In accordance with decision NP-2/14
, the group will also serve the Nagoya Protocol.
Among other tasks, the group is to consider the compilation and synthesis of views and information submitted by Parties, other Governments, relevant organizations and stakeholders, as well as a fact-finding and scoping study commissioned by the Executive Secretary.
Meeting of the AHTEG on digital sequence information on genetic resources (13-16 February 2018)